Reference 2016-433

REF:            2016-433

Subject:        Reiki therapy

    

 

Request:

  1. Do you offer complementary therapies within the trust?
  2. If yes, do you offer Reiki therapy?
  3. Which types of services or departments offer Reiki therapy?
  4. Have you conducted a formal evaluation of the Reiki service? If so, please provide brief details.

 

In addition, I would like to gather the following details about the provision of your Reiki service within the trust:

  • Reason for offering Reiki therapy
  • Length of time that Reiki therapy has been offered
  • How many sessions of Reiki are provided/patient
  • Number of qualified CAM therapists within the service
  • Number of qualified Reiki therapists within the service
  • Number of referrals to your CAM service
  • Number of patients that have accessed your Reiki service
  • Details about any psychological outcomes (e.g. anxiety, pain) shown to benefit from Reiki
  • Details about any physiological outcomes (e.g. heart rate, blood pressure) shown to benefit from Reiki

 

Response:

We do not provide this service at the Trust.